The Houghton Mifflin Dictionary of Geography
Places and Peoples of the WorldUnknown - 1997
Entries provide detailed capsule histories for nations, regions, empires and major cities from early historical times to the present. Concise descriptions are given for thousands of smaller cities and communities. Also covers physical geography, with entries for mountain ranges and peaks, deserts, major bodies of water, and other physical features worldwide.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, ©1997.
Characteristics: data file 1 online resource (458 pages) : maps (some color)
Alternative Title: Dictionary of geography